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New light is being shed on why Gwinnett County Public Schools Superintendent J. Alvin Wilbanks' contract was discussed by the county's school board on Wednesday, and it appears to be the meeting was the first step in preparing to hire someone to replace him next year.

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Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine students, faculty and staff are known for their volunteering efforts. This year, PCOM community members have contributed their time and talent to help during the COVID-19 pandemic – from raising funds, to rounding up supplies for frontline workers…

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If Gwinnett County Public Schools offered an opportunity for its roughly 25,000 employees to get the COVID-19 vaccine from public health officials, more than 60% of the educators who are in schools and deal more directly with students said they would take advantage of it, according to a district survey.

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The test Gwinnett County students take to show how well they have learned the some of the subjects taught through the Academic Knowledge and Skills, or AKS, curriculum is being waived this spring as the district continues to deal with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Gwinnett County Public Schools Superintendent J. Alvin Wilbanks and Buford City Schools Superintendent Robert Downs were among the Metro Regional Education Service Agency leaders who sent a letter to Kemp asking him to move educators from Phase IB of the vaccine rollout to Phase 1A. 

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ATLANTA – University System of Georgia Chancellor Steve Wrigley Tuesday announced plans to retire on July 1 after 36 years in public service. Wrigley has been serving in the university system’s top spot since 2017. Before that, he spent decades in the university system and elsewhere in state government. “It has been a great privilege […]

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